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September 25, 2020

Saskatchewan Honours 2020 Council of the Federation Literacy Award Winner

Today, Deputy Premier and Education Minister Gordon Wyant is proud to congratulate Renae Lech of Gravelbourg on being Saskatchewan's winner of the 2020 Council of the Federation’s Literacy award.  Lech is being recognized for her selfless and dedicated volunteer work with Great Plains College.

September 25, 2020

Animal Health Week Proclaimed in Saskatchewan

Today, Agriculture Minister David Marit proclaimed October 4 to 10, 2020, as Animal Health Week in Saskatchewan.  This year’s national theme, Understanding Zoonotic Diseases, reminds animal owners of the importance of relationships with their veterinary team in protecting their family and animals from disease.  Animal Health Week recognizes the high level of care Saskatchewan ranchers provide and the important vet-client relationships that guide animal care decisions.

September 25, 2020

Government of Saskatchewan Proclaims Biotech Week

Today, Agriculture Minister David Marit proclaimed September 28 to October 4, 2020, Biotech Week in Saskatchewan to celebrate the role biotechnology plays in the agriculture industry.

September 25, 2020

October is Agriculture Month in Saskatchewan

The Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed October as Agriculture Month in Saskatchewan.  Agriculture Month is an opportunity to recognize the contributions of the agriculture industry to our province and to increase consumer understanding of and trust in modern food production.  Everyone is encouraged to celebrate by exploring their connection to food and food production through the theme, “#CelebrateAg.”

September 25, 2020

$400,000 Investment to Support Saskatchewan Industry Internships

Today the Government of Saskatchewan announced a $400,000 investment to support approximately 100 student internships through a funding arrangement with the Mitacs Accelerate program.  This partnership helps ensure Saskatchewan businesses continue to grow while students gain research and development skills.

September 25, 2020

Funding for New Policing Tools Across Saskatchewan

Government is providing more than $532,000 to police agencies, community-based organizations and the Victims’ Fund for new policing tools and programming through the Civil Forfeiture Program.